Don’t Send THIS to School


My children, ages 10 and 6, have both finished kindergarten. However, I still feel trained from their time in kindergarten to save every single empty box, canister, or toilet paper roll. That’s because the kids always needed such items for kindergarten projects, particularly the construction corner. The construction corner was where they taped toilet paper [Read More]

Funny Parenting Cartoons


Here are some funny cartoons to enjoy! Which one can you relate to most? There’s a VW commercial airing these days where a businessman starts jamming to A-Ha’s “Take on Me” from the 80′s. If my kids start singing that song, I might be the happiest mom on the block!

The Best Royal Baby Name


I lived in Canada for three years while I attended graduate school. So that pretty much makes me an expert in all things British. After all, Canada is a member of the British Commonwealth of Nations and their money has the queen’s likeness on it. Oh, and did I tell you that I have Scottish [Read More]

Timeline for the Best Teacher Appreciation Week Ever

Friday, April 26: I receive note from the Kindergarten room parent regarding all the activities for Teacher Appreciation Week at my daughter’s school. Monday, April 29: I send the handmade card to school with my Kindergartner for Teacher Appreciation Week. Tuesday, April 30: I send a box of Kleenex to school with my Kindergartner for Teacher [Read More]

I’m Old School

My thanks to Kerry from for inviting me to participate in April’s Old School blogging meme.  It’s like I’m in 7th grade and she passed me a note with lots of questions to check YES or NO! The Old School blogging meme was started by Elaine at The Miss Elaine-ous Life and Heather at Theta [Read More]

Ultimate Blog Party 2013

Welcome to Experienced Bad Mom! I’m pleased to be participating in the Ultlimate Blog Party 2013 hosted by My name is Katy and I was first called an “Experienced” Bad Mom by my friend after I’d had my second child. She was kidding, of course, but I loved the unintended meaning.  That’s because no [Read More]

Experienced Bad Mom’s Year in Review

2012 was a big year for me and my blog. Specifically, 2012 was the year I joined Twitter, created a Facebook page, shared guest posts on Scary Mommy and The Mommy Mess, and was a featured blogger on The Sits Girls. Exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time! I’m so thankful for the new friends/followers/bloggers/people [Read More]